# Manipal University 2008 B.E Mechanical Engineering V SEM (MECHANICAL ENGG.) END SEMESTER S - Question Paper

V SEM B.

**E.**(MECHANICAL ENGG.) DEGREE END SEMESTER

exams JULY 2008

SUBJECT: METROLOGY (MEE-311)

REVISED CREDIT SYSTEM

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MANIPAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Manipal University, Manipal - 576 104

V SEM B.E. (MECHANICAL ENGG.) DEGREE END SEMESTER EXAMINATIONS JULY 2008

SUBJECT: METROLOGY (MEE-311)

REVISED CREDIT SYSTEM ( 31/07/08 )

Time: 3 Hours. MAX.MARKS: 50

Instructions to Candidates:

Answer ANY FIVE FULL questions.

Missing data, if any, may be suitably assumed.

Use of machine design data hand book is permitted.

1A) Define the following :

(i.) Dead Band (ii.) Precision (iii.) Resolution

(iv.) Linearity (04)

1B) What is Hysterisis? How do you eliminate Hysterisis error? Explain with input-output diagram.

(02)

1C) Explain with block diagram, the generalized measurement system with

reference to a pressure measuring device(Bourdon tube). (04)

2A) Explain with neat sketch the working of Johnson Mikrokrator. (04)

2B) The operation of pneumatic comparator is representated by the equation p/P = 1.10-b M/C for 0.6 > p/P > 0.8

Where b= constant=0.5 for P of 2kg/cm^{2} ; C ic control orifice area having diameter 0.5mm and measuring orifice is 1mm diameter whole. Calculate a.) Range of linear measurement

b.) Measuring head,pneumatic gauge and overall sensitivity if back pressure gauge has a deflection of 20mm for

0.1kg/cm^{2} pressure change . Air supply pressure is Constant at 2 kg/cm^{2}

(04)

2C) Define the following : a.) Tolerance

b.) Allowance (02)

3A) What do you mean by a drunken Thread?

3B) How do you measure the flatness of the surface using Optical flat?

(03)

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3C) Explain with sketch, N.P.L gauge interferometer. Explain the method of checking flatness using this instrument.

4A) How do you measure the effective diameter of the thread using Three Wire Method ?

4B) The Slip guage of nominal length 20mm was measured on a guage length interferometer using red, green and violet light of Cadmium lamp of wavelength 0.6438 m, 0.5086 m and 0.4670 m respectively. The observed fractional displacement are 0.23, 0.33 and 0.71 respectively. Determine the correct length of the guage in mm upto four decimal accuracy.

(04)

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4C) Explain with sketch the testing of squareness using engineers square.

5A) What do you mean by Best Size Wire ? Derive an expression for Best Size Wire.

(04)

5B) Calculate the C.L.A (R_{a}) value of a surface for which the sampling length was 0.8 mm. The graph was drawn to a vertical magnification of 1000 and horizontal magnification of 100. Area above and below the Datumline were

(02)

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5C) Explain with neat sketch, the working of coordinate measuring machine. |

6A) Write a short note on a.)Laser Interferometer (06)

b.)Angle Dekkar 6B) Explain with neat sketch, the Toolmakers microscope.

(04)

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